Salary for
Structural Engineer III in Chicago, IL

How much does a Structural Engineer III earn in Chicago, IL? The average Structural Engineer III salary in Chicago, IL is $102,182 as of December 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $89,436 and $112,356. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description

Designs load-bearing structures or structural elements, such as buildings, bridges, or roadways. Performs analysis of building materials for use in construction. Develops blueprints or specifications

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total compensation for the job of Structural Engineer III in Chicago, IL. The base salary for Structural Engineer III ranges from $89,436 to $112,356 with the average base salary of $102,182. The total compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $90,901 to $118,184 with the average total compensation of $106,110.
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  1. Down a level:

    Structural Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Structural Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Structural Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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